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Please Help

The BTTV Mini-HOWTO(http://www.tldp.org/) by Eric Sandeen <eric_sandeen_at_bigfoot.com> doesn't mention TV tuners in laptops yet. Do you have any information about laptops or notebooks which feature such devices or TV PCMCIA cards working with Linux?

Werner Heuser <wehe_at_tuxmobil.org>



Laptops and Notebooks

ACER Aspire 9814WKMi(http://samuel.benoit.online.fr/en/opensuse-11.0-linux-acer-aspire-9814-wkmi-9800-series-kde-4)KUbuntu 6.10 Edgy Eft, 7.04, Novell/SuSE 11.0 AMD64 (x86_64) 
Clevo 8880(http://www.viajes-abaco.com/8880/)Linux 
HP Pavilion DV 6575US(http://aldeby.org/blog/?page_id=87)  NEW  Ubuntu 
HP Pavilion DV 6575US(http://aldeby.org/blog/?page_id=88)  NEW  Italian 
Samsung R55(http://www.hentges.net/misc/howtos/Samsung-R55/index.shtml)  NEW  Debian 
Toshiba Qosmio G40(http://frlinux.net/?section=portables&article=226)  NEW  Linux 

PCMCIA Cards

USB

Please check these Linux projects: LinuxTV - Supported Cards(http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page), LinuxDVB(http://www.linuxdvb.tv/) and ByteSex(http://bytesex.org/saa7134/).

Drivers and Applications

IVTV

The IVTV(http://ivtvdriver.org/index.php/Main_Page) project develops a kernel driver for Linux and a driver for X11 for hardware based on Conexant's CX23415/CX23416 codec chip such as the Hauppauge PVR 150/250/350/500 models and other supported hardware

i810 TV-OUT Lenny

i810 TV-OUT Lenny(http://sourceforge.net/projects/i810tvout/) is a ready-to-use chroot environment that allows usage of the TV-out device on intel i810/i8xx/i9xx hardware. It also contains a media player, a file manager, and a window manager.

Credits


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